Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum Delivers Again in 3-2 Comeback Victory

Winners are winners, so they say, so you knew that when Jake Mangum was at the plate in the seventh inning with Mississippi State trailing UAB 2-1, runners at second and third with two outs, that the Bulldog All-American was going to deliver. Deliver he did, with a two RBI single putting the Bulldogs into … Continue reading “Mississippi State’s Jake Mangum Delivers Again in 3-2 Comeback Victory”

Thunder & Lightning: Will Mississippi State Figure Out its Running Back Situation?

A season ago, Mississippi State’s inability or unwillingness to put the ball in the hands of their star running backs likely cost them a couple of wins. Will Joe Moorhead change things up in 2019? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman take a look in their second preseason positional breakdown, plus go inside the numbers as … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Will Mississippi State Figure Out its Running Back Situation?”

Mississippi State Caps Historic Weekend of Baseball With A Doubleheader Sweep

With more than a hundred former Diamond Dawgs in attendance, three legends in Will Clark, Rafael Palmeiro, and Jeff Brantley throwing out the first pitch, and the reveal of the Ron Polk Ring of Honor in the right field plaza, you had to remember there were baseball games actually being played this weekend at Dudy … Continue reading “Mississippi State Caps Historic Weekend of Baseball With A Doubleheader Sweep”

Mississippi States Opens The New Dudy Noble Field With a 14-3 Win

Today was a celebration of Mississippi State baseball, with the legends of the past here to celebrate the future, the opening of the newly renovated, remodeled, and rebuilt Dudy Noble Field. With all that happening in the background, you could forgive the current Bulldog squad for perhaps being distracted from the task at hand, getting … Continue reading “Mississippi States Opens The New Dudy Noble Field With a 14-3 Win”

Thunder & Lightning: MSU Basketball & Baseball + MSU Women’s Basketball Handed a Tough Loss

It’s the first weekend where all the spring sports are in swing at Mississippi State. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman preview the MSU men’s trip to Arkansas, give their final thoughts on Opening Day at Dudy Noble, and give way to Future Brian who recaps MSU’s upset loss to Missouri on Thursday night.

Mississippi State Adds to Its 2020 Football Recruiting Class

Mississippi State has been on a bit of a tear in recruiting, adding two commitments last week, then bringing in wide receiver Alex Adams out of South Pike High School, Magnolia, MS today. Adams chose Mississippi State over offers from Ole Miss, Southern Mississippi and Tulane. #HailState πŸΆπŸ™πŸΎ pic.twitter.com/G4gGAovDt9 — Alex adams (@alexadams_uno) February 14, … Continue reading “Mississippi State Adds to Its 2020 Football Recruiting Class”

Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Basketball Duplicate It’s Best Performance?

Tuesday night at the Humphrey Coliseum, Mississippi State fans finally saw the team that so many analysts had high hopes for this season. Now facing four games against teams that are far below them in the NET rankings, can Mississippi State keep up the intensity? Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman answer that question, plus Brian … Continue reading “Thunder & Lightning: Can Mississippi State Basketball Duplicate It’s Best Performance?”

Mississippi State Gets the Win It Had to Have, Take Down Alabama 81-62

Ben Howland told the media after Saturday’s loss to Kentucky that Mississippi State’s game on Tuesday against Alabama was a must win, a game the Bulldogs had to have if they wanted to put together a push that got them back into the NCAA Tournament. That message was obviously heard by his team, as MSU … Continue reading “Mississippi State Gets the Win It Had to Have, Take Down Alabama 81-62”

Former MSU Star Jeffery Simmons Suffers ACL Injury During NFL Draft Prep

Projected top 10 pick Jeffery Simmons is now facing a major blow to his first round NFL Draft hopes, as reported today originally by ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the All-SEC defensive tackle suffered a knee injury which resulted in a torn ACL. Simmons says he was injured during drills while practicing in Boca Raton, FL. Here’s … Continue reading “Former MSU Star Jeffery Simmons Suffers ACL Injury During NFL Draft Prep”

Thunder & Lightning: Mississippi State’s Road to the NCAA Tournament Really Begins Against Alabama

Mississippi State begins the real road to the NCAA Tournament in tonight’s rematch against Alabama at the Humphrey Coliseum. Brian Hadad and Joel Coleman explain why this game is so important and why it could be different than the loss the Bulldogs suffered in Tuscaloosa two weeks ago.